Russia - America, musical communicationsUnder such motto will pass from December, 28th till January, 7th the Fifth festival “ an Arts Square “
the Head of the International festival “ an Arts Square “ is maestro Yury Temirkanov. The fifth under the bill the musical forum will open on December, 28th and will be devoted Russian - to the American musical communications. At opening of festival the orchestra of the Petersburg philharmonic society will execute in its big hall the Concordance ¹ 9 Dvorak and the Concert for a violin with an orchestra ¹ 1 Shostakovich. For the first time on a scene together with Temirkanovym and its musicians Chang will act American skripachka the Sir.
on December, 29th the festival will continue the well-known collective - ensemble “ Soloists of Moscow “ under control of Yury Bashmet. The soloist - the performer on the exotic tool pipa Vu Man (China).
on December, 30th festival “ an Arts Square “ By tradition represents to the Petersburg public of the new conductor is young American maestro Daniel Hege. In the program of its debut in the Big hall of the Philharmonic society - products of the American composers. The soloist too the debutant on the Petersburg scene - American Stefan Jakiv.
on December, 31st the orchestra of the Petersburg philharmonic society will give a New Year`s concert under control of Nikolay Alekseeva. In the program: products of Russian and foreign composers.
in new 2004 the first concert of festival - on January, 2nd. By tradition it will take place in the Small hall of the Philharmonic society. The Petersburg public waits musically - a literary soiree “ Love and seasons “.
on January, 3rd there will pass the festival premiere in Aleksandrinsky: Sankt - the Petersburg state theatre of ballet of Boris Eifman will show ballet - a musical “ Who is Who “.
on January, 4th the orchestra of the Philharmonic society under control of Yury Temirkanova will execute in the Big hall Tchaikovsky Fourth concordance and “ Songs about died children “ Mahler. The soloist - the well-known Russian baritone Dmitry Hvorostovsky.
on January, 5th in the Small hall of a name of M.I.Glinka will pass piano evening of outstanding pianist John Lilla.
on January, 6th and 7 in the Big hall of the Philharmonic society the chorus of University Morgan (State of Maryland) will act. On a plan of organizers concerts of this collective should become the central event of festival “ an Arts Square “. Fragments of the opera well-known and favourite by all " on December, 6th will sound; porgi and Bess “ and “ the Rhapsody in style a blues “ George Gershwin, and on January, 7th - gospel, a Negro spiritual and melodies of popular Broadway musicals.